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What Is The Tiny House Movement?

I think I like this definition as given by… http://www.thetinylife.com/what-is-the-tiny-house-movement/

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What are Tiny Houses? The Tiny House Movement? Tiny Living?tinyhouse2

Simply put it is a social movement where people are downsizing the space that they live in. The typical American home is around 2600 square feet, while the typical small or tiny house is around 100-400 square feet. Tiny Houses come in all shapes, sizes and forms but they focus on smaller spaces and simplified living.

People are joining this movement for many reasons, but the most popular reasons are because of environmental concerns, financial concerns and seeking more time and freedom.  For most Americans 1/3 to 1/2 of their income is dedicated to the roof over their heads; This translates to 15 years of working over your life time just to pay for it and because of it 76% of Americans are living paycheck to paycheck.

So what is the alternative?  One might be to live smaller.  While we don’t think tiny houses are for everyone, there are lessons to be learned and applied to escape the cycle of debt where almost 70% of Americans are trapped in right now.

This is a growing movement, that is for sure!  With international attention on CNN, AP, Guardian, Huffington Post, NBC, Oprah, PBS and so many more people have come to know about another way to live their lives.  Every month I have thousands and thousands of readers come to my site and I know other sites experience the same.

This site focuses on Tiny Living or living The Tiny Life.  Which Tiny Houses are the focal point in a broader system to address issues, concerns and problems of current day.

Tiny Living Encompasses:

  • Tiny Houses
  • Life Simplification
  • Environmental Consciousness
  • Self Sufficiency
  • Sound Fiscal Plans
  • Social Consciousness

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Below are some videos that will help you gain a better idea of what this movement is all about. So Enjoy! click here to see videos.


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